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Flashcards in Final Exam Vocab Deck (20):
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Apex

The peak of something

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Bleak

Bare/dreary

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Divulge

To tell/reveal

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Emancipate

To free from slavery

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Enlightened

To free from ignorance and false ideas

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Expedient

A means to an end (adj) advantageous/ useful

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Humane

Kind/merciful

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Impair

To damage

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Institute

To establish

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Momentous

Very important

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Rabid

Furiously violent, intense

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Rasping

With a harsh grating sound (n) a harsh sound

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Rugged

Rough

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Sparse

Meager

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Squander

To spend foolishly

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Sterling

Genuine, excellent, made of silver

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Synthetic

Made or put together by humans

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Vagrant

An idle wanderer

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Venomous

Poisonous, spiteful, mean

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Drudgery

Work that is hard and tiresome